Onecimo Rios Jr. , age 79, longtime resident of West Chicago, passed away on Monday, July 31, 2017. He was born on January 3, 1938 in Pharr, TX to Onecimo and Julia Rios Sr. Onecimo was united in marriage on August 7, 1959 to Emma Hernandez. He retired from General Mills in West Chicago after 35 years of service and also worked at his wife’s bridal shop in West Chicago. He enjoyed collecting miniature cars, collecting hats and he loved his family.
Onecimo is survived by his wife of 57 years, Emma Rios; children, Joel (Maria) Rios, Maria (Guillermo) Trejo, Gilbert (Sarah) Rios, Ismael (Jeni) Rios and Adrian (Lisa) Rios; 15 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; brothers, Eusebio “Chevo” and Abel Rios; sister, Maria Lloyd; and many relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Julia Tirado; brother, Israel; and sisters, Criselda and Rosa.
Visitation will be held on Friday, August 4, 2017 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Norris-Segert Funeral Home & Cremation Services , 132 Fremont St. (one block north of Washington St. and Main) West Chicago. Prayers Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. from the funeral home to St. Mary’s Church , 164 N. Oakwood, West Chicago. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Calvary Cemetery in West Chicago.
For info 630-231-0060 or www.norrissegertfh.com